Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||61° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.74 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.2"||994.79 mi||west||0° 10' 20.0"||11.84 mi||south||995.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 41.8"||755.63 mi||east||4° 19' 50.1"||297.60 mi||south||815.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Wed 5:36 AM||1455 km||904 miles||785 nm|| ESE|
|Victoria||Wed 4:36 AM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| SSW|
|Muscat||Wed 4:36 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| N|
|Mumbai||Wed 6:06 AM||1713 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 6:06 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| E|
|Pune||Wed 6:06 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NE|
|Aden||Wed 3:36 AM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| WNW|
|Bangalore||Wed 6:06 AM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| ENE|
|Madurai||Wed 6:06 AM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| E|
|Surat||Wed 6:06 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NE|
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